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UK Treasury could have raised £3bn more in 4G auction

According to Ofcom's figures, the Treasury could have raised billions more for the 4G spectrum bands it flogged to the networks.

By March 16, 2013

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Hackers release data on ex-Treasury Secretary Rubin

In latest pro-protest salvo, hackers dump data on former banker and Treasury Secretary.

By October 24, 2011

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TurboTax face-off: Treasury nominee vs. Intuit

Tim Geithner's nomination status has been corrected. His nomination has not come up for a full Senate vote yet.

By January 26, 2009

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TurboTax face-off: Treasury nominee vs. Intuit

Tim Geithner's mention of TurboTax as he tried to explain away back taxes during a confirmation hearing last week highlights two common IT problems: users vs. apps, and garbage in vs. garbage out.

By January 26, 2009

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Dick Armey: Treasury Dept. should not overreact to Net gambling

An opinion article by the former House Majority Leader says the Bush administration is pushing last-minute regulations that could have "devastating consequences for privacy and e-commerce."

By October 31, 2008

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US Treasury wasting tens of millions on a $1 million problem

A recent IT spending report for the US federal government shows a lot of waste.

By February 12, 2008

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Apple, Microsoft among firms earning tax-free interest from US -- report

The companies, along with Google and Cisco, own a collected $124 billion in US Treasury debt offshore, allowing them to collect tax-free interest.

By March 13, 2014

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Powdered alcohol approved (hiccup or hooray?)

In a decision that some might deem surprising, the Treasury Department has approved a patent for a product called Palcolhol, a powdered form of vodka and other drinks. And yes, you just add water.

By April 21, 2014

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Man charged with stealing NY Fed Reserve Bank source code

Contract employee accused of stealing source code related to Treasury Department finances.

By January 18, 2012